Lake Norman & Mooresville

I-Meck all-conference selections announced

Hannah Early was named the I-Meck volleyball Player of the Year last week. Early led Hopewell to a 27-4 record and a trip to the second-round of the 4A state playoffs, where they were upset by Hough. Early, who has committed to play basketball at Davidson next year, finished the season with 310 kills and 88 blocks.

Fellow Titans Caroline Hughes and sisters Adrian and Rachel Eppley joined Early as all-conference selections.

Hough's Nikki Hero and Katherine Kenney, who led the Huskies to a 12-10 record and to the third round of the playoffs in their inaugural season, as well as North Mecklenburg's Madie Greer and Cameron Van Noy were also named all-conference.

Hopewell coach Rhonda Auman was selected as the I-Meck Coach of the Year.